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The fh Gesundheit creates and communicates health knowledge at the university level. In doing so, fh gesundheit succeeds in fulfilling the mandate for the provision of health care and social services in Tyrol and linking this with the content and academic development in the professional field. High-quality, applied research serves the health and health of the population.

With a team of experienced, motivated and competent staff members in teaching and a large number of practical training places, partner institutions in Germany and abroad, fh Gesundheit is currently training more than 1,000 students in the health sector. In the context of a well-founded university education, students develop the skills they need to prepare for the demanding tasks and challenges of everyday professional life and the collaboration in interprofessional teams.

What we stand for:

  • Specialization in study programs in the health and social sector for the care of the Tyrolean health and social care institutions
  • Content and academic development in the professional field
  • Promotion of interprofessionality
  • High-quality, applied research that serves the health and health of the population

model

The fh Gesundheit creates and communicates knowledge according to international standards in the health sector. Our responsibility is to provide the healthcare market with highly qualified people.

We put people at the center

A humanistic image of the world and of man shapes our corporate culture. We act future-oriented, responsible and socially competent. We teach and live health promotion and lifelong learning.

We form health

Our students develop professional-methodical, scientific, social-communicative and self-competences in the context of a practice-oriented higher education in the field of health. The continuous quality development ensures topicality, practical relevance and scientific character of our FH degree programs as well as continuing education courses.

Our employees are proven experts in their area of expertise and convey current knowledge according to the latest didactic findings. In addition, the fh health has competent part-time teachers who are very familiar with the special challenges of the social and health care system.

We develop knowledge

As an interdisciplinary institution, we set high standards in teaching, research and consulting. An entrepreneurial approach ensures the execution of research projects as well as the development of new FH degree programs and continuing education courses.

We are a recognized partner for national and international institutions in the healthcare sector and are in a scientific exchange with the long-standing partner institutions Medical University of Innsbruck, Leopold-Franzens-University Innsbruck and Private University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology.

We enable thinking and learning rooms

Our employees and students are supported by efficient structures and processes in the accomplishment of their tasks. Open and systematic communication facilitates the exchange and development of new knowledge. Virtual and spatial design and equipment support studying, teaching and research at fh gesundheit.

We create networks

Students, graduates, employees, part-time lecturers, practical trainers and partners are ambassadors of our principles and values. In the sense of lifelong learning, we stay in touch with the graduates.

owners

The owners of the fhg - Zentrum für Gesundheitsberufe Tirol GmbH / fh gesundheit are the Tirol Kliniken GmbH with 74% and the Private University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology (UMIT) with 26%.

Career at the fh health

Health is your competence, education and research are your passion? At the fh health / health university of applied sciences tyrol in Innsbruck you will discover a wide variety of tasks to accompany students on their way to a health profession. Embedded in highly professional teams, you work in a modern educational institution, which is optimally networked beyond the borders of Tyrol.

Programs taught in:
German

This school also offers:

BSc

FH Gesundheit - Health University of Applied Sciences Tyrol

As a certified health and nurse, you look after and care for sick and dependent people on your own responsibility. With care, you observe and monitor the health of your p ... [+]

Occupation and perspectivesWhat does your job as a nurse look like?

As a certified health and nurse, you look after and care for sick and dependent people on your own responsibility. With care, you observe and monitor the health of your patients, residents or clients and support them in the activities of daily life. Your work is focused on those areas where the people in your care need help and support to restore their health. At the same time, with your nursing activities you prevent further illnesses of your patients and they promote the health of people of all ages.

In emergency situations, you can set up life-saving emergency measures such as cardiac massage and artificial respiration, defibrillation and the supply of oxygen. Following a doctor's order, you administer your medication, infusions or injections on your own responsibility to your patients, residents or clients. They take blood, put on gastric tubes, insert catheters, change the dialysis solutions, administer whole blood, remove drainage, sutures and wound closure clips, apply bandages and bandages and operate medical-technical monitoring equipment.... [-]

Austria Innsbruck
March 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
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